SYD Airport - Sydney Kingsford Smith Airport ( Sydney - Mascot, NSW , Australia )


Sydney Kingsford Smith SYD AIRPORT OVERVIEW

Sydney Airport SYD is Australia's premier airport - serving the State of New South Wales and its capital city Sydney.

SYD Airport is located in Sydney's suburb of Mascot, and is directly accessible from Marsh Street, exit Centre Road.  Sydney Airport is accessible via  the Southern Cross Drive M1 motorway - the quickest connection to city center.

With three long runways and 41.9million passengers in 2016, Sydney Airport is major hub to Qantas and secondary hub to Virgin Blue, Jetstar & Tiger Airways Australia, and it is served by a host of domestic and international airlines offering direct and connecting flights to all points of the globe.
 - American Airlines offers daily service to Los Angeles, using its 310-seat B777-300ER aircraft.
 - Qatar Airways offers 6 flights a week to San Francisco SFO, and daily  Doha-Sydney service .

Arriving Australian and New Zealand passport holders
may use the self-service SmartGate with facial recognition technology for faster passport control.

The new on-Airport Hotel Rydges, a four-star hotel with 331 rooms and amenities, is located at the International Terminal
Sydney Airport has three passenger terminals – T1, T2 & T3.  (The new blue electric bus is the first of six  to be launched by year-end 2016 - replacing the current diesel bus fleet running between T2 & T3 and the Blu Emi carpark.)
Current & Future Airport Developments:  Over the next five years SD continues to invest in upgrading its services facilities:
    - Both Terminals 1 & 2 are getting an updated digital content platform, which is to include faster WiFi speeds, and a 'wall garden' homepage sending users targeted news, flight details & retail & dining offers. 
  - The ongoing 5-year project involving extensive road & transport network at T2/T3 is presently in its third year. Its 2017 project includes an exit road for Departures road/ Arrivals Court to Airport Drive and widening of Qanas Drive. The 5-year project also includes a new flyover from Aiport Drive into the T1 precinct and construction of dedicated Ground Transport interchange at T2/T3.
  - The current  Airport is to be transformed into two airline alliance-based areas by integrating international, domestic and regional services under one roof - expected to be operational by 2019.

NOTE:  Construction started for a new Airport at Badgery's Creek - with a capacity of 10M passengers/yr, with a 3.7km long runway, swing gates and a new 4-lane motorway leading directly to it.  An extension of six more train stations is to be built in south-west Sydney, making the new airport accessible via rail tunnel.

Link Road
Sydney - Mascot, NSW, 2020
Phone: +61 2 9667 9111 /fax 2 8338 4919